Classification certificate for object 2020yzv
TNS Classification Report No. 7943 [ 2020TNSCR3389....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-08 12:59:26
Sender: Jason Hinkle
Group: SCAT

Jason Hinkle on behalf of SCAT report/s a classification of object: SN 2020yzv

Type: SN Ia
Redshift: 0.073

Remarks: SN Ia a few days before maximum light. Redshift from narrow host lines. Cross-correlation with SNID (Blondin & Tonry 2007) gives matches to normal SNe Ia at this redshift. Estimated SiII 6355A velocity of ~11,500 km/s.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2020-11-08 11:23:38
Instrument: SNIFS
Telescope: UH 88inch

Remarks: Reduced with a summit-based quick reduction pipeline.

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020yzv